Gelatin silver print with watercolor, tempera paint, ink
20 x 23 15/16" (50.8 x 60.8 cm)
Estimate: $30,000 - 40,000
SOLD for $45,000
Courtesy of Peter Beard Studio
Peter Beard (b. 1938) is an American artist, photographer, diarist and writer. Beard lives and works in New York and Kenya. His photographs of Africa, African animals and the journals that often integrate his photographs have been widely shown and published since the 1960s. Beard has befriended and in some cases collaborated with many legendary artists including Andy Warhol, Andrew Wyeth, Francis Bacon, Karen Blixen, Truman Capote, Richard Lindner, and Salvador Dalí.